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Meteorology Intern - Summer 2023


ID : 4701839

Austin Office | Internship Position | Summer 2023 


About the Role 

We are looking for a Meteorology Intern to join our team in Austin, Texas for Summer 2023. In this role, you will have the opportunity to gain energy sector experience both by engaging in a data-focused meteorological research and development project for our global renewables business, and by participating in real-time forecasting in a live trading environment.  The Intern will be part of Trailstone’s global Meteorology Team and will work closely with shift traders and portfolio managers in support of proprietary power trading and the management of renewable power assets. 

As a Meteorology Intern, you can expect to experience the following: 

  • Leverage large data sets for fundamentally-driven weather research 
  • Participate in the development of weather data-enabled software tools to support manual and automated daily trading
  • Interpret meteorological data in real time to deliver concise, understandable, and accurate short range weather forecasts
  • Understand how weather impacts the energy trading environment in particular effects on renewable generation and electrical power demand
  • Collaborate with other members of the weather team to share ideas and improve forecasts 

About You 

What you will need to be considered for this 2023 Internship: 

  • Enrolled in a bachelor’s or graduate degree in Meteorology or a related field 
  • An interest in the energy sector in particular renewable energy 
  • Fluency in a modern programming language used for data analysis and processing (Python preferred) 
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure and aptitude for solving new problems 
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, including fluent English language skills 


About Trailstone 

Trailstone is a global energy and technology company, operating at the intersection of renewable and conventional power. We trade energy in global markets, and we provide a best-in-class service to manage the inherent intermittency of renewable power generation across the short, medium and long term. 

As an energy trader, we buy and sell electricity and gas which is physically delivered on the grids, and we leverage our physical market knowledge to trade financial commodities. 

As a provider of renewable energy management services, we take on the complexity of managing renewable power across different countries so that our customers can focus on their core mission of investment and growth. Trailstone offers an efficient, fully automated front-to-back renewable power management platform underpinned by our long-standing market experience, proprietary technology, data analytics and meteorology. 


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Differences in backgrounds, identities and experiences lead to differing views of the world. Different world views lead to healthy differences in opinions. Different opinions are essential to creating a robust marketplace of ideas. And it is our ideas that will make Trailstone a market leader in energy innovation and disruption! 

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